Man seriously injured after being stabbed by intruder

A man has been seriously injured during an assault at a Brisbane bayside home this morning.

At around 5am, a man in his 60’s disturbed a man who may have been trying to break into his house on Starkey Street, Wellington Point.

The man called for help and a neighbour came to assist, and called police and emergency services.


The man has been transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital with several stab wounds to his chest, back and leg.

Police are currently cordoning off areas around the address, and a search is underway for the offender.

Police are urging anyone who may have seen any suspicious behaviour around the area to contact them.

Investigations are continuing.